The latest news and information from the various industry sectors, including shipping, overland, logistics, airfreight, offshore, ports and terminals, as well as updates from the project forwarder networks.

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    Ghana to fine ships carrying unvaccinated personnel


    Ghana is to impose fines on ships arriving at its ports with unvaccinated personnel, according to the latest directive by the Ghana Health Service.

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    Toepfer’s index tops USD20,000


    The average daily multipurpose time charter rate for a 12,500 dwt/F-type heavy lift vessel, according to Toepfer Transport, has surpassed the USD20,000 mark for January 2022.

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    Spliethoff tests biofuels


    In its efforts to reduce CO2 emissions, the Spliethoff Group is trialling the use of biofuels.

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    Rock-It opens London facility


    The recently rebranded Rock-It Global, comprising event logistics expertise from Rock-It Cargo, Sound Moves, Waiver, Cargo Live, and Rogers Customs Broker, has opened a 1,394 sq m facility at Heathrow airport in the UK.

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    ​Blue Water expands in the Middle East


    Blue Water Shipping is opening offices in Iraq and Saudi Arabia as it expands its position in the Middle East.

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    African expansion drive for Kuehne+Nagel


    Kuehne+Nagel has expanded its network of offices in Africa.

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Antonov flies Turksat gear to Florida


Antonov Airlines, in cooperation with Bollore Logistics Space, has transported Turkey’s Turksat 5B telecommunications satellite aboard one of its AN-124-100 aircraft.


New freighters square up for heavyweight contest


With Boeing 747 production finally set to close – as the last B747-8 freighters are delivered to Atlas Air – heavy cargo twinjets will open up an entirely new battlefront between the two major airframers in 2022.

  • OOG Network gathers in Monte-Carlo